Tag: Deckbuilder

Inscryption Review

Play Your Cards Right

HIGH Finally getting the right deck to defeat the magician.

LOW Not being able to shake the magician’s hand.

WTF Threatening my files is not cool.


Black Book Review

Knowing The Knower

HIGH Wonderfully rich cultural content rarely seen in games.

LOW Some of the puzzle battles are incredibly tricky.

WTF That’s how you become immortal??


Griftlands Review

Card For Hire


HIGH Reducing a character’s morale via negotiation, then going in for the kill.

LOW The cluttered interface, especially on Switch.

WTF The alien dialect is actionably similar to Twi’leki.


Roguebook Review

Monstrous Manual


HIGH Mechanically satisfying. Surprisingly evocative art and character design.

LOW The premise is thin. The quality of unlockable cards per character is uneven.

WTF Who do we need to bribe to get a daily challenge mode?


Rise Of The Slime Review

Slay The Slime


HIGH Watching the characters bounce around like cardboard cut-outs.

LOW Slowly waiting for enemies to approach so they can be attacked.

WTF For cardboard cut-outs, they’re pretty resistant to fire!